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Colleges / University of Colorado Denver

UCD Student Life

UCD is on a 171-acre campus in an urban setting in Denver, Colorado, not far from Denver. There are many activities and organizations for UCD students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

UCD does not have fraternities or sororities.

UCD has a thriving Veterans Student Organization (Service). In fact, more students participate in Veterans Student Organization (Service) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at UCD include Golden Key Honor Society (Academic), Minority Association for Pre-Health Students (Health), Future Doctors of Denver and Intercultural Club Beijing (Cultural and Social).

UCD students' favorite campus events are Distinguished Lecture Series, Spring Fling and CU Denver Block Party.

UCD Housing

UCD offers on-campus housing. Students are not required to live on campus..

UCD offers coed housing.

UCD Athletics

UCD does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at UCD

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of Colorado Denver is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UCD campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

UCD offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to UCD

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit UCD, take Interstate 25 and Interstate 70 to Denver, CO. If you need to fly, book your flight to Denver International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Colorado you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UCD's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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UCD Students

56%

Women

44%

Men

57%

Full Time

43%

Part Time

91%

In State

9%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

47%

24%

9%

7%

6%

5%

1%

0.31%

0.11%

Undergraduate Students

14,995

Graduate Students

9,729

Non-Resident / International Students

988

UCD Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

24,724

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

66%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,447

Out-of-State

$32,057

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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